Kate Lorig, DrPH
Kate Lorig, DrPH
Frequently asked questions about Self-Management Tool Kits for the Chronic Disease, Diabetes, and Pain:
Q: What is in a Tool Kit?
A: Learn more about the parts of the Self Management Tool Kits.
Q: Are the Tool Kits available in different languages?
A: The Chronic Disease Self-Management Tool Kit is available in Spanish.
The Diabetes Self-Management Tool Kit is also available in Spanish.
Q: Can you ship a kit to an individual participant?
A: We can ship everything directly to you or your organization via FedEx Ground.
Or, we can ship complete kits to individual participants. If this is what you require, email us a spreadsheet with names and address. We will send them via US media mail to be delivered in 7-10 business days. Please download our spreadsheet to ensure the names are in a format we can use.
Unfortunately costs prohibit us shipping to individual participants in Canada.
Q: I already ordered books, can I order materials separately to create tool kits?
A: If your organization has a supply of some materials, such as books or relaxation CDs, you can purchase the remaining products using this form - https://www.bullpub.com/
Q: Are these Tool Kits appropriate for the Diabetes or Pain Self-Management course?
A: The Tool Kit specifically designed for the Diabetes Self-Management course is now available.
The Tool Kit for the Pain Self-Management course is available.
Q: Some participants don't have CD players?
A: If you are interested in digital (MP3) options for books and CDs, please email email@example.com with your questions.
The Chronic Pain Self-Management Tool Kit includes the following materials and is priced at $38.36 each:
The new edition of Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions is now ready to ship.
Chapter 1: Self-Management: What Is It and How Can You Do It?
Chapter 3: Finding Resources
Chapter 4: Understanding and Managing Common Conditions
Chapter 5: Understanding and Managing Common Symptoms and Emotions
Chapter 9: Freedom and Safety
Chapter 10: Healthy Eating
Chapter 13: Managing Your Treatment Decisions and Medications
Chapter 14: Managing Diabetes
Chapter 15: Working and Living with Chronic Conditions
The new edition of Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions is coming in January 2020.
Every chapter in the new edition is completely revised and updated, many with the help of content specialists. There is also a new self-test for readers to help them understand how to best apply the concepts in the book to their own lives.
Important things to note about the new edition: